Code Coverage Collection

By the end of my last post about code coverage instrumentation, we have instrumented our executable image and it’s now ready for code coverage collection.  Code coverage collection is the process of collecting the runtime data of what functions were covered during test execution.   The end result of coverage collection will be a coverage data file which…

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Code Coverage Instrumentation

For my first on-topic blog post, I would like to give an overview of how code coverage instrumentation works in Visual Studio (it seems like a good a place to start as any).  For basic information about what code coverage is, check out wikipedia’s Code Coverage topic.  Code coverage is a feature available in Visual Studio…

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Welcome to my blog!

Hello, my name is Peter and I’m a recovering ex-softie.  I returned a few months ago to Microsoft after a little more than two years away from the company.  I graduated with a BS in Computer Science from Virginia Tech (I’m also a diehard hokie fan) in 2002.  I was a three-time intern before joining…

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